• Holly Holm Is Ready to Be the Underdog Against Cris
Holly Holm Is Ready to Be the Underdog Against Cris "Cyborg" Justino

It was a little more than two years ago that Holm readied herself for a fight against the mighty Ronda Rousey for the UFC's 135-pound strap at UFC 193. I always want to accomplish something that hasn't been done before, and this is something that hasn't been done before. A victory would also help boast Holm's case as the most accomplished women...

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  • Arsenal boss Wenger scoffs at Mourinho Man Utd spending complaints
Arsenal boss Wenger scoffs at Mourinho Man Utd spending complaints

You say eight points from 15, I say last two matches we have 15 chances to score and we concede three goals and an incredible free kick. "I think what is most important is you deal with your own situation as well as you can and, yes, Manchester City are richer than us; yes, Chelsea are richer than us and Manchester United are richer than us b...

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  • Federer's Rottnest trip could boost WA tourism
Federer's Rottnest trip could boost WA tourism

Federer has 10.8 million Twitter followers, nearly 15 million fans on Facebook and 4 million followers on Instagram, making his quokka selfie all the more important for WA tourism. "It was a bit of a reset for my mind, to take things more relaxed", Federer said. While the 36-year-old still enjoys playing tennis and has no plans to retire, it coul...

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  • Pollard, Beaton out of Windies T20s
Pollard, Beaton out of Windies T20s

West Indies will not have Twenty20 specialist Kieron Pollard available for the three-match T20 worldwide series against New Zealand starting on Friday. Captain Carlos Brathwaite said their defeats in both Tests and all three one-day internationals played a role in their decision. "They´re certainly an exciting batting line-up, some middle orde...

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  • Djokovic to face Bautista Agut in Abu Dhabi comeback
Djokovic to face Bautista Agut in Abu Dhabi comeback

Having added mercurial former tour player Radek Stepanek to a coaching team spearheaded by Andre Agassi, Djokovic only started hitting again in Monaco four weeks ago. The 36-year-old American was last seen in action winning the Australian Open for a modern-era record 23rd Grand Slam title in January. It is still unclear, however, whether Murray w...

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  • Real Madrid, Zidane receives an ultimatum ?
Real Madrid, Zidane receives an ultimatum ?

However, Ronaldo might struggle to win the award next year, with Real languishing 14 points behind Barcelona in the current race for the La Liga title. "This is for them, not for me". The Real Madrid forward enjoyed six years at Old Trafford, becoming one of the game's greatest ever players while at the club.

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  • Blake Griffin Could Return Before End of December
Blake Griffin Could Return Before End of December

The Los Angeles Clippers have been operating without Blake Griffin since November 27 and, while the results haven't been completely disastrous, it is public knowledge that the team desperately needs the All-Star forward to return to action.

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  • How to Watch the Alamo Bowl: Stanford vs
How to Watch the Alamo Bowl: Stanford vs

The Horned Frogs' 31-point comeback tied the largest turnaround in bowl game history. However, 2017 brought a pretty spectacular turnaround. Ohio State is a 7-point favorite over USC . That can be achieved in a few ways, starting with getting pressure on Hill through Harrison Phillips, who has 14.5 tackles for loss and 7.5 sacks.

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  • Mason Rudolph Powers Oklahoma State Past Virginia Tech in Camping World Bowl
Mason Rudolph Powers Oklahoma State Past Virginia Tech in Camping World Bowl

Senior wide receivers James Washington and Marcel Ateman combined for 10 catches for 233 yards and a touchdown for the Cowboys (10-3), who reached the 10-win plateau for the fourth straight season. The defense also stepped up by forcing two turnovers, including one after Virginia Tech was set up with a first-and-goal at the 1-yard line. But the...

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  • Gerald Green signing one-year, non-guaranteed deal with Rockets
Gerald Green signing one-year, non-guaranteed deal with Rockets

Green (6-7, 205) was originally the 18th overall pick in the 2005 NBA Draft out of Gulf Shores Academy in Houston . Green signed with the Milwaukee Bucks in September before being released on October 14, four days before they opened the regular season.

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  • John Fox isn't anxious about being fired as Bears' head coach
John Fox isn't anxious about being fired as Bears' head coach

However, the Bears are expected to make a coaching change after this week and could seek an offensive-minded leader that best suits Trubisky. And on Tuesday Fox found none of the talk about his future in Chicago particularly unusual. "You look at, since we got here three years ago, we were 32nd in the league, which is last. I had a lot of fun". "...

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  • More Jags playoffs tickets available
More Jags playoffs tickets available

The Jaguars are futile no more: This year they've won the AFC South and have already sold out their playoff game next weekend. Thirty-five hundred additional tickets have just become available for the playoffs at EverBank Field. The Jaguars are encouraging fans to make smart choices when seeking reseller tickets, saying fans should purchase onl...

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  • Takeaways: Oilers ran with high-flying Jets right to the end
Takeaways: Oilers ran with high-flying Jets right to the end

The Edmonton Oilers won their final four games before the NHL's holiday break to get back to.500, and look to continue their hot streak in Wednesday's road contest against the Winnipeg Jets. "We'll consider it. We don't need to make a long-term decision until we know it is". "He was four-and-two (wins and losses) on his draws". Some takeaways f...

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  • Kane Aiming For Ronaldo And Messi Status
Kane Aiming For Ronaldo And Messi Status

Kane has been lavished with praise since his hat-trick against Southampton saw him finish 2017 with 56 goals. While you might not put us up with the best teams going into this World Cup, as long as you have a player like Kane, anything can happen.

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  • Military Bowl 2017: Virginia vs
Military Bowl 2017: Virginia vs

Virginia: Following an offseason to reflect upon their improvement and shortcomings, the Cavaliers open the 2018 season on September 1 against visiting Richmond. The Navy defense is led by LB Micah Thomas, S Sean Williams and LB D.J. Palmore, who were all chosen to The American's all-conference team. The under is 5-2 in Midshipmen last 7 games over...

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  • Marcus Gilbert says Ben Roethlisberger, Le'Veon Bell won't play Sunday
Marcus Gilbert says Ben Roethlisberger, Le'Veon Bell won't play Sunday

They're taking the calculated decision that there's only a minimal chance to earn the top seed, the Jets upsetting New England, while still believing the backups can beat the Browns, just as they did a year ago. On a conference call earlier this week, Pittsburgh coach Mike Tomlin indicated he hadn't yet made a decision as to whether or not he'd r...

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  • Giants hire Gettleman as new GM
Giants hire Gettleman as new GM

Gettleman was selected over three other candidates - interim GM Kevin Abrams, who has been assistant GM for the past 16 seasons; Giants vice president of player evaluation Marc Ross, and ESPN football analyst Louis Riddick, a former NFL personnel executive.

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  • Pakistan's Anti-Corruption Body OKs Graft Reference Against Sharif Brothers
Pakistan's Anti-Corruption Body OKs Graft Reference Against Sharif Brothers

The Sharif brothers allegedly caused a loss of almost Rs125 million to the national exchequer by illegally constructing a two-way road between Raiwind and the Sharif family residence in 2000, the statement said. Balochistan's former chief minister Nawab Aslam Raisani, former Communication Minister Arbab Alamgir and his spouse Asma and senior leader...

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  • Miami Gets Back to Work in Preparation for Wisconsin
Miami Gets Back to Work in Preparation for Wisconsin

The Badgers failed to force any turnovers in only two games this season. The Badgers have gone 5-5 in their previous 10 Florida bowl appearances, including a 34-31 overtime victory over Auburn in the 2015 Outback Bowl. REASONING: He's really good at running the football. It's possible that with a tougher schedule next year, which includes away da...

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  • Why Kevin Durant is the best defensive player in the National Basketball Association
Why Kevin Durant is the best defensive player in the National Basketball Association

KD also drew praise from Steve Kerr for his defensive abilities, and teammate Draymond Green endorsed Durant for Defensive Player of the Year. Durant, who has never been named to the NBA's All-Defensive Team, is gaining traction as a Defensive Player of the Year candidate.

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  • Everton winger Onyekuru in danger of missing World Cup
Everton winger Onyekuru in danger of missing World Cup

Hein Vanhaezebrouck was quoted as saying by Liverpool Echo: " He is possibly out for six months ". It is a cruel blow for the 20-year-old, who had played in 19 league games and appeared in four Champions League matches for the Brussels outfit.

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  • Nebraska QB Tanner Lee Headed To NFL
Nebraska QB Tanner Lee Headed To NFL

A pro-style quarterback, some speculated if he'd consider the National Football League, despite a second year of eligibility with the Huskers. Riley was sacked after the regular season, and Scott Frost was named head coach December 2. The other scholarship quarterbacks are rising sophomore Patrick O'Brien and redshirt freshman Tristan Gebbia. Man...

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  • LeBron James fires at officials after Kevin Durant foul debacle
LeBron James fires at officials after Kevin Durant foul debacle

Kevin Durant knows how good he is. So they know. They know if they ain't call it, it's not a foul. You never see, unless it's a run-pass, you never see someone coming out like, "Yeah they should've run a dive between the tackle" ... But I'm sure if they get that call next week in 24 Hour Fitness, they're going to be pissed that they called a foul....

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  • Will play in Peach Bowl
Will play in Peach Bowl

There is good news for Auburn. Davis said UCF has focused on three games on film in its preparation for Kevin Steele's Auburn defense - both matchups against Georgia and a 49-10 win over Mississippi State. This is certainly something to monitor but, for now, we know that Pettway won't be in Atlanta and may no longer be on the roster moving forw...

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  • A Minnesota photographer is accusing Miguel Sano of sexual assault
A Minnesota photographer is accusing Miguel Sano of sexual assault

Near the end of her post, Bissen sums up her feelings on the alleged assault, using words and phrases that sound all too familiar these days. Bissen is also a photographer for the St. Former Twins third baseman Trevor Plouffe responded to Bissen's tweet directly, writing, "I'm so sorry about this. I understand why you didn't, but I wish you would...

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